Jim and his wife Toni are from Griffith, Indiana. They are both very active in the operations of Living With Hope. Jim has been involved with a wide variety of ministries at his local church for many years. He is involved in the Celebrate Recovery Program at his church as both a leader and mentor. He serves with Caring Hands Ministry that provide Meals for the homeless. Jim also served in the mission field in Haiti for 7 years prior to serving with Living With Hope. Jim is self-employed for Topline Cartage for the last 18 years.